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  • 'Caged bird' to earning Supreme Court's wrath: Ranjit Sinha's unenviable term as CBI Director 9 hours 52 minutes ago

    New Delhi: From the Supreme Court calling the CBI a 'caged parrot' to a distasteful comment on women (If you can't prevent rape, might as well enjoy it) to now being told by the apex court to stay away from the 2G case, CBI Director Ranjit Sinha seems to have...
  • Supreme Court raps CBI chief: Is sinha guilty of compromising 2G trial? 10 hours 56 minutes ago

    In a huge blow to the CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked him to withdraw himself from overseeing the investigation into the 2G scam case. ...
  • Its unfair to advice someone to do things: Former CBI chief RK Raghvan 13 hours 8 minutes ago

    In a huge blow to the CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked him to withdraw himself from overseeing the investigation into the 2G scam case. A bench headed by Chief Justice HL Dattu has said that prima facie it appears that allegations levelled against Sinha were...
  • Infosys launches probe into complaints of financial misconduct in BPO wing 17 hours 39 minutes ago

    Bangalore: Infosys has launched an internal probe into its BPO arm following complaints of financial irregularities. A whistleblower's complaint had alleged that invoices to client Apple had been inflated. Infosys has already fired BPO CFO Abraham Thomas for not reporting the irregularity. "The financial irregularities are not material in nature and...
  • Not reached any conclusion in Sunanda probe as yet: Police 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Friday said that it has not reached any conclusion as yet in the probe into the case of mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar nine months ago but was evasive on whether her husband former Union Minister Shashi Tharoor will be questioned. Officials have recently begun the...
  • Saradha scam probe: Kunal Ghosh attempts suicide inside Presidency jail in Kolkata 6 days ago

    In a twist to the Saradha scam probe, suspended TMC MP Kunal Ghosh attempted suicide inside Presidency jail in Kolkata three days after threatening to take that extreme step in an open court. Mamata Banerjee has suspended the jail superintendent, the doctor who was attending to Ghosh as well as...
  • SC names Srinivasan, Meiyappan in Mudgal report 6 days ago

    The apex court bench said those under the Mudgal scanner were Srinivasan, Meiyappan, Sunder Raman and Raj Kundra besides at least three yet unnamed players. ...
  • IPL spot-fixing: Put the guilty behind bars, says Lalit Modi 6 days ago

    Former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi told CNN-IBN that all names made public by the Supreme Court after the Justice Mudgal committee submitted its report should be jailed. ...
  • Mudgal report: Can the BCCI be trusted to clean up Indian cricket? 6 days ago

    The SC disclosed the names of Srinivasan, Meiyappan, Sunder Raman and Raj Kundra, who were investigated by the Mudgal panel for allegations of spot fixing and betting in IPL 6. ...
  • IPL spot-fixing: Has endgame Srinivasan, CSK begun? 6 days ago

    Is it the end of the road for N Srinivasan as a cricket administrator in India? Is Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on its way out of the IPL? And most importantly, is India finally saying "enough's enough, let's clear all the muck in our cricket"? All hell broke lose in the...
  • Chennai: HC flays police; orders CBI probe into 'honour killing' case November 12, 2014

    Chennai: Lambasting the police, Madras High Court on Wednesday ordered a CBI probe into a case of suspected honour killing of a girl involved in inter-caste marriage. Justice V Ramasubramanian, who earlier directed Usilampatti Police not to proceed further in the case, today directed to hand over the case to...
  • IB probe ordered into reports of security lapse during PM Modi's Varanasi visit November 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Concerned over reports that many CCTV cameras were not functioning during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Varanasi, the Union Home Ministry has ordered a probe into the alleged security lapse. Intelligence Bureau has been asked to conduct the probe and find out whether the reports of CCTV...
  • US offers help to Pakistan to probe Wagah Border terror attack November 3, 2014

    Islamabad: The US on Monday offered to provide any assistance to Pakistan to track down the perpetrators behind the "senseless" terrorist attack at Wagah Border that killed at least 61 people. Condemning the horrific suicide attack as a "senseless terrorist act", Ambassador Richard Olson said it demonstrates terrorists' blatant disregard for...
  • Mauritius assures help to India in SIT's black money probe November 3, 2014

    Port Louis: Mauritius, often accused of being a route for round-tripping of funds by Indians, on Monday conveyed to Indian government that it was ready to support its Special Investigation Team (SIT) to unearth black money. This was conveyed to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj by Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional...
  • Watch: The Week That Wasn't with Cyrus Broacha November 2, 2014

    Watch this week's news spoofs with Cyrus Broacha in this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't'. ...
  • If you have information on black money, share it with SIT: MB Shah November 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Anyone who has specific and definite information on black money can share it with Supreme Court-appointed SIT going into the issue that can crack down on those stashing money abroad and at home. The Special Investigation Team (SIT), headed by former Supreme Court judge Justice MB Shah, will open...
  • Kerala liquor ban: KM Mani in a fix, probe ordered over bribery allegations November 2, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: In a huge blow to Kerala Finance Minister KM Mani, an investigation has been ordered against him for allegedly demanding Rs 5 crore bribe for renewing licenses of closed bars. Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala has ordered a vigilance enquiry against Mani following a letter from Leader of Opposition VS...
  • Nobody will get preferential treatment in black money probe: SIT Chairman November 1, 2014

    New Delhi: As the black money probe intensifies, Special Investigation Team (SIT) Chairman MB Shah has assured that the probe will be fair and impartial. "Nobody will be given preferential treatment while being interrogated. We never differentiate between the rich and poor," said Shah looking into the black money case. Earlier,...
  • Analysis: Centre submits a list of 627 black money account holders to Supreme Court October 29, 2014

    The Narendra Modi government on Wednesday submitted a list of names of 627 black money account holders to the Supreme Court. Political Analyst Anurag Mittal discusses the matter. ...
  • Black money probe: List submitted to SC provided by France, says Attorney General October 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government on Wednesday submitted a list of names of 627 black money account holders to the Supreme Court. Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi has said that the list was given by the France government and will be forwarded to SIT by Wednesday night. The status report...
  • The SC has taken over the black money probe: Is this a big blow to the Modi government? October 28, 2014

    Taking a tough stand on the black money case, the Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Central Government to disclose the names of all the account holders by Wednesday. ...
  • NIA chief monitors probe into Burdwan blast October 24, 2014

    Kolkata: NIA Director General Sharad Kumar on Friday took stock of the progress in the investigation in the Burdwan blast case. Kumar arrived on Friday morning and left for Burdwan where he met NIA investigators and assessed the progress in the probe into the blast at Khagragarh in Burdwan town on...
  • Black money case: Disclosure of account holders will embarrass Congress, says Arun Jaitley October 21, 2014

    New Delhi: On the backfoot after saying that the Centre will not reveal the names of account holders in the black money case, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday hit back at the Congress saying doing so would embarrass the party itself. Jaitley, however, added that the names will be disclosed...
  • Govenment approach on black money not adventurist, says Arun Jaitley October 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Rejecting the charge that NDA has done a U-turn on disclosure of names of black money holders, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that the government will not be pushed into an act of adventurism and jeopardise the chances of getting cooperation of other countries in future....
  • Burdwan blast probe: BJP raises questions over Mamata Banerjee's intention October 17, 2014

    Kolkata: A day after the NIA recovered 40 improvised hand grenades from a house in Burdwan, BJP on Friday wanted to know why West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had prevented the NIA from investigating the Burdwan blast for a crucial one week. "Why did Mamata Banerjee prevent NIA investigation into...
  • FIFA rules out full publication of ethics probe October 17, 2014

    FIFA says it is "not legally possible" to publish the full report into alleged corruption in the bidding for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups. FIFA ethics chairman Hans-Joachim Eckert says publishing prosecutor Michael Garcia's report in full "would actually put the FIFA ethics committee and FIFA itself in a very...
  • Sri Lanka wins backing of 22 nations against UN rights probe September 27, 2014

    Colombo: Sri Lanka has won the backing of 22 nations in its battle against the UN's war crimes probe into the country's human rights record during its brutal civil war. A government statement said the countries in a joint statement had termed the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution passed last...
  • ED arrests Gautam Khaitan in money laundering probe in VVIP choppers deal case September 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Enforcement Directorate on Tuesday carried out its first arrest in the money laundering probe in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland chopper deal, taking into custody Gautam Khaitan, an ex-board member of an accused company. The agency, which is trying to track the alleged kickbacks of Rs 360 crore from the...
  • Saradha scam: CBI questions Congress MP Abu Hasem Khan September 22, 2014

    Kolkata: The Central Bureau of Investigation team probing the multicrore Saradha scam interrogated Congress MP Abu Hasem Khan Chowdhury on Monday. In 2011, the Congress MP had written a complaint to the then PM Dr Manmohan Singh against key accused Sudipta Sen and his company. However, in 2012 Chowdhury withdrew his...
  • Delhi Police to have unit to probe frauds of less than Rs 2 crore September 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Police plans to have a specialised unit to investigate the cases of fraud running below Rs two crore, a senior Delhi Police official said. The unit, which will work under the supervision of Economic Offense Wing (EOW), would be formed at all 11 districts each. At present,...